The USA Men's National Team will compete in a test series, February 19-27, against France, Canada and HC Bloemendaal at the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, CA. USA is currently ranked twentieth in the world according to the International Hockey Federation (FIH) and will look to test themselves against higher ranked teams, including France (17th) and Canada (10th). While not ranked in the top twenty, HC Bloemendaal from the Netherlands boasts a talented roster that includes three-time world player of the year, Teun de Nooijer.
The schedule for this test series is as follows with all times listed in pacific standard time (PST). Highlights and results from the series will be posted to the website immediately following the conclusion of every match.
- February 19, USA v Bloemendaal, 11:00am
- February 20, USA v Bloemendaal, 11:00am
- February 22, USA v France, 1:00pm
- February 23, USA v France, 1:00pm
- February 26, USA v Canada, 10:00am
- February 27, USA v Canada, 8:00am